Five takeaways from Biden’s Oval Office address
addressed the nation from the Oval Office Thursday evening.
The main topics of the 15-minute speech were the conflict between Israel and the Palestinians, and the war in Ukraine.
The Middle East has entered a horrific new phase since Hamas killed about 1,400 Israelis in a surprise attack on Oct. 7. Israeli reprisals have killed around 3,800 Palestinians.
A ground invasion of Gaza by Israel could come at any moment.
On Ukraine, polls show American public commitment to the war wavering as the price tag for aid keeps rising.